Cooking Goals focuses on developing the functional life skills of individuals through teaching them the principles of meal preparation, organisational skills and time management. Through working in small groups, individuals are encouraged and supported to further develop their social and communication skills.
Working in small groups, participants will follow step by step instructions throughout the preparation process, from chopping to cooking and finally serving their meals. Cooking Goals encourages participants to experience the joy of cooking and the different sensory experiences and share this experience with their peers and families.
Through support from our mentors and role modelling, Cooking Goals can assist individuals to develop the following skills: